Egypt Independent

Baltim farmers protest contaminated irrigation water



Dozens of farmers in Baltim gathered in front of the City Council in protest against contaminated irrigation water unsuitable for irrigating agricultural land, which pollutes crops and threatens the lives of citizens with diseases.
 
Additionally, the scarcity of irrigation water in some places have caused drought.
 
City Council President Samir Ghobashy promised the farmers to solve the problem.
 
 
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm